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Heat Movie Review Summary

Actors: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Val Kilmer, Ashley Judd, Natalie Portman

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Mr. Deniro, playing a very intelligent thief, who is known by top detective Mr. Pacino to be a thief, falls in love with a woman (who in Mr. Pacino's words: "Has a great ass"), wants to pull one last score and retire with her. Mr. Pacino basically calls him out, it turns into a basic cat and mouse game between the two and DeNiro loses.
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The review of this Movie prepared by Christopher Callagher




This is a cops and robbers film taking place in Los Angeles. DeNiro plays Neil McCauly, the hardened criminal who does scores. Pacino plays Vincent Hannah, the cop who takes down guys that do scores. 45% of the film is about McCauly, 45% of the film is about Hannah. 10% of the film is when you see DeNiro and Pacino together, and one of the scenes they are together is in a diner. Both are against each other, but both have great respect for the other person that is shining through. These two guys are obsessed with their work, and neither of them will stop until their job is done.
The review of this Movie prepared by Alex Panetta




A master thief and his tightly knit crew attempt to steal, while a hard edged cop with family troubles tries to stop them.
The review of this Movie prepared by Jeff




This movie takes place in LA, the city of lights, and with Di Niro and Pacino, you cant go wrong. Starting off in the first twenty minites is a small heist, a million six in barrar bonds. Pacino as the dediced cop is assinged the case. Pacino Know's this is a professinal status. Di Niro as the leader of the crew, they make no mistakes, acept one, having to exicute three guards. Setting up the big hiest proves to be more difficult and more heat than they thought. Heat is trully a crime epic, and definitly one of the best crime sagas ever made.
The review of this Movie prepared by Mike Kessler




Robert DeNiro stars as LA most succesful bankrobber and Al Pacino is the cop who chases him. This movie is about their lives and how they act on various situations
The review of this Movie prepared by Minh Nguyen



Script Analysis of Heat

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 26%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 52%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 22% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Crime story:    -   criminal becomes sensitive    -   catching/stopping killer    -   white collar fraud/theft Criminal enemy is...    -   law enforcement gone bad    -   thief/con-artist If this is a criminal POV story...    -   Armed robbery!    -   bad criminals on the run    -   white collar fraud/con man

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   thief/con artist    -   police/lawman Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)    -   Italian

Setting

United States    -   Yes The US:    -   West    -   Pacific NW City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles Misc setting    -   building

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately messy visuals of dead Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   sex under blankets Kind of violence:    -   land battles    -   hand to hand    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets Any profanity?    -   Some foul language    -   A lot of foul language

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